D-backs Press Releases
Wednesday, October 1, 2014
D-backs, Levy Restaurants donate more than four tons of food
The Arizona Diamondbacks and Levy Restaurants donated more than four tons (9,000 pounds) of stadium food from Chase Field to Church on the Street throughout the 2014 season.
Paul Goldschmidt named D-backs nominee for 2014 Hank Aaron Award
Major League Baseball and MLB Advanced Media announced that Paul Goldschmidt was named the D-backs' nominee for the 2014 Hank Aaron Award.
Breland Almadova named 2014 Minor League Rawlings Gold Glove Award Winner
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) Minor League outfielder Breland Almadova, who played in 89 games with Single-A South Bend and 42 games with Single-A Advanced Visalia this season, was named the 2014 Minor League Rawlings Gold Glove Award® winner at centerfield, as announced by Minor League Baseball™ and Rawlings Sporting Goods Company, Inc.
Due tomorrow: D-backs $150,000 School Challenge submissions
The Arizona Diamondbacks are still accepting applications for the $150,000 School Challenge, presented by University of Phoenix, to benefit schools across the state of Arizona.
D-backs name Lamb, Blair Player and Pitcher of the Year
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) named infielder Jake Lamb (@JakeLamb18) and right-handed pitcher Aaron Blair (@A_Blair19) the organization's Player and Pitcher of the Year.
D-backs to offer 50% off team shop merchandise for Fan Appreciation Day
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) are offering fans a storewide discount of 50 percent in the Chase Field Team Shop for Fan Appreciation Day tomorrow. Some exclusions apply.
Statement from Kirk Gibson
"I am extremely appreciative for this opportunity and I had a great experience with the Diamondbacks. I know we had a tough year and people will look at this as a negative, but we accomplished a lot of good things here. I told the team that I have nothing but the utmost respect for this organization and the people I've met along the way. Most of all, I'd like to thank the players, coaches, staff and everyone within the organization for their unwavering support while I was here."
D-backs relieve Gibson and Trammell of their duties
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) announced that Manager Kirk Gibson and Bench Coach Alan Trammell have been relieved of their duties, as announced by D-backs Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa.
D-backs name Stewart Sr. VP & GM and Watson Sr. VP, Baseball Ops
The Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) today announced that Dave Stewart has been named Senior Vice President & General Manager and De Jon Watson has been named Senior Vice President, Baseball Operations according to D-backs Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa. Stewart and Watson will both report directly to La Russa, while the trio has a combined 122 years of experience in professional baseball.